How to: Create a Magnetic Blackboard

What you will need

  • Tape measure
  • Spirit level
  • Masking tape
  • Sandpaper
  • Small roller and tray
  • Paint brush
  • Cloth
  • Johnstone’s Magnetic Blackboard Paint

 

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  • 1 Protect surface areas with dust sheets.
  • 2 Clean surface wall with a damp cloth.
  • 3 Measure out your noticeboard area.
  • 4 Use masking tape to mark out area to be painted.
  • 5 Lightly sand the wall to ensure any dirt or grit is removed.
  • 6 Apply 1st coat of blackboard paint.
  • 7 Leave to dry fully.
  • 8 Apply additional coats as required and leave to dry for as long as instructed.
  • 9 Remove masking tape carefully when dry.